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Sams Corner, Oklahoma

Sams Corner is a town located in Mayes County, Oklahoma. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 126.


\nSams Corner is located at 36°11'60" North, 95°13'9" West (36.199908, -95.219233)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.5 km² (1.0 mi²). 2.5 km² (1.0 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 126 people, 53 households, and 39 families residing in the town. The population density is 50.7/km² (131.6/mi²). There are 56 housing units at an average density of 22.5/km² (58.5/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 65.87% White, 0.00% African American, 30.16% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 3.97% from two or more races. 0.00% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 53 households out of which 39.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.5% are married couples living together, 9.4% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.4% are non-families. 24.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.3% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.38 and the average family size is 2.85. In the town the population is spread out with 25.4% under the age of 18, 6.3% from 18 to 24, 29.4% from 25 to 44, 23.8% from 45 to 64, and 15.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 103.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.0 males. The median income for a household in the town is $35,000, and the median income for a family is $53,309. Males have a median income of $34,412 versus $20,368 for females. The per capita income for the town is $15,980. 18.9% of the population and 20.5% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 41.7% are under the age of 18 and 0.0% are 65 or older.